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bain capital in february of 99. parof mwas mmed di't g of the mit mney intview wn erybo elseotone. ieali all he would have said i left bain capital in 1999. and i would say pardon? and ioulday cld chae the bjecande wod sa i leftain cital in99. re's wttterhen he s at bain capital and when he ft, really left. it's critical to mitt romney's viblt as a political candate th heeft bn capaln 19 aseays a say mittromn'slectilit peinart o that being true, which is why he says this all the time. >> i left that business in 1999 to help p t st le cit olpicsackn ack. >> i wkedorain for 2 yes and lt thaoo off
davehe olyicgas. ieft maschusetts to run the olympics and left my organization. i was out there full-time. >> i left bn in999 andut therll-te, he n me. eomne cpaig suld pri that o srts and bumper sticks, it is essential to his campaign. it appears in plain english in the form mr. romney hado fe run for priden h nancl discsure form . rney retedrom bai capil on febary1th 19 to hd thealtake organizing dmt. since february of 1999, mr. romney has not had any active role with me bain capital eity not bn invved he eratns o a bn capal enty iany way. you do n heo be lyer to kwhatn anyay means. the reason he keeps insisting he left bain capital a few weeks into 1999, he doesn't wanto
answ for anying bn cital diafte th. doenotano awe for e yoff aankrtcy at e coany lled damic deils. .omneoes tant to answer for the layoffs and osing of the steelillhat d toail out tensi nd. e amican p andaper compy o the way modu med and smt corp sent jobs overseas. mr. romney does not want to answer those this that happened at bain capalfter he d gonays h lthat doone mpan w mt rneyas a oble ich twfold firsfo, repters he be finding and publishing lots a lots of instances where mitt romney shows up in bain cital documents as being very mu a rt o tha cpanyfter1999 vid cor aosharshl a talkgointemoave en blisng bn cital domentlike thine from
after 1999. this one from the year 2000, showing mittomney as the sole sharoldeand chixecuve anpresent bn pita here one fro tollong ye,rom2001amethin bain capal tling feral thories that mitt romney owns bain is is the boss. the boston globe built on that reporting finding financial discsure fms tt lt h ashe 100% sol ownf bn capil in02. the stories started breaking, the response from mr. romney has been that these documents that show hisame on them, from bai capil afr 99, the docunts n't tter ese a jus lal mbo juo, even though i signed the documents'm enging in seing as e se sckhoer
thefirm at'sust techcali, i don'mean , it'noteall ue. ifou we a ch iestmt magerike me, you would understand >> really? you would understand in your heart. today mr. romney elaborated on s denseyayin a o ese rms, nes bei on a heseorms wel aer 1999 all the fos, what ty meanwa he she own b he was not as the owner paying attention to these things he owned. he was not paying attention to anything at bain and steing anytng a notoing t etin andakindecions. wasot dng athinat ba. heas sll owng . thas ue, tt mea mr. romn wan uo believe -- look at this. look. he wants us to believe he got pa a lot f doi absutel nothg. he mad$1,000 in001 a ainn 200 f the j o doin absutel nothing at bain
capital, nothing at all. that 100,000 salary, not the rern fm annvesent mebo paygack loan th is tt romy makg $10000 f a j tha h insts d not . ar the any more of those jobs available where you get paid $100,000 to do nothing, to swear you e dog aoluty noing? e theobsvaille iyour me is t mt roey, , yball ? no mitomne has fther problem beyond that. when he ran for governor of massachusetts in 2002, mr. romney gave sworn testimony about being a lal resent o ssacsettand erefe ing egibl t r f vern. i ved inassauset at e ti andtillo a rember pele hing aittl consrnatn ov this guy that lived in utah would be governor of massachusetts. he testified actually he didn't liven utah and sllivedn maachutts. en tugh e wa by runng th ompic itahe tvele
toassauset for bh peonaleaso and f bunessreasons. business reasons? he specifically mentioned coming back for board meetings in2002 parely brd mtingor a compy tt bn h sta in. swohen wasominback maschusts too tooard meetings and says now he was doing nothing, nothing at all related to bain after 1999. mit rneyayse wa not ere ba. lso ss hwas ere. it allepenn whoskin an why. thisearhen replicare trying to pick a republican nominee to run against president obama, mr. romney's opponents trd toail hn is,e shld rease hisaxetur anclea u thi uff,idn' anyern theprimies. e fst pern w realized mitt romney was strugglinwith this, that he was trying to make
people believewo oosit thgs athe me te, tt he ntedoe varespsibity r wh hapned his fir ile iletti credit for being at his firm. first person who realized that was his oppent the masshuses goveor'srace >> o of e oer comnies u.s.n,mi, it s rorte inheosto herd tt you saidif iad to it a or agai i wld heone this differently when you cut people's health care benefits and cut their pension benefits and close the ant. itas bome kwnhat yr coanyade 02illin ofitfromhe sal of tha compy, fmdiantlg tha company. my question to you is, couldn't you have made $80 million instead $102 million and helpe keep peoe itheiheal car benets lgerrxten the peion benets. at e ompic at e ti
the thgs ocrred >> sll sning dumen as ceo of the comny while you were away. in the summer of 2001 you made a statement in the perhat i thsumm o 20, y wer filly relquisng0% ntro of yrositnithi ba. so aareny youadn' reliuish that beforehand. >> joining us now is shannon o'brien, mitt romney's opponent the reorgoveor. e isheorme ste trearer dembef th stehound sena. 's nico ha you re. ver nicoeet you and nice to meet neighbor from north hampton, i liv in easton >> vy good. >>ooki bkt th debe foage, as e fir psono prs mi rney in at campgn abohat ppen at bain capital and whether he was responsible for bain capital's actions,re you surprised to see it coming up again no
is ts th samssueou we confntinhim th? >>t is theame sue d he critizedeeepl f hing done sethi like that having dain to question his truthfulness a it's taken ten years to figure out that tually may he sn'telli the uth. >> obvusly t oma cpaig has en gng aer m romy fo theppart cflic i the cord ha you bee i ctact wh the obama campaign. are they interested in what you know or following your lead from what you raised wi him dede a? >> cerinly thi a l of rerdreatn 22he oma peop areooki. i essou'vadhe videotape of one of our earlier debates from 2002. i really think that after ten years, it's really ming se at y hol seone acuntaeor the stemes at ty ma. you knoworme gerno romy ha donstted atte of noteingomplely transparent
about his financial dealings. on thene hand he says that the reasone should be the presidenof tnitestat isecau he' aob cator and e reane shld belve he ia j creor bausef hiantaic traecor at ba. then when pressed about bankruptcies and lost jobs, he doesn't want anything to do with th. i ink wer abl to uover at i 200 a it'ust okinat t incoisteies, not lyn20,ut y kn, in h lt r an ts ra, just making sure that he's ing truthful and consient in the message that he's pressing forakinisaseohe pele ithenitestat. >> hav to y, i he be maridingn tse varus docunts r feways w sie th staed cin out yingo fige o whas imrtanand at might really just be legal mumbo jumbo and it sticks out for mehate wa beg pa 00,0, bot in
01 a02,y ba, not causof aninvementuts salyor bei a executive. and if he is simultaneously claiming he did nothing, he did absolutely nhing and that he was paid $10000 f bng an ecute, i seeonyne of tsehing cantand. thisas to ll art, if oy on tha int. tha tha deta autim getting pay $100,000 for each of those years, did you know that at the time? >> i think that was part of his statement of fancial intest whene wa in t cpaignd ihink tt' of th reons preed h on ts ise in20. anduallrobayelie th giv timee wa taking to run the olympics before he came back to massachusetts to run, probably the day to day oratisf a sine of e send magnude bai herobay sn't ing. whatappe in ese pvate invement coanie in essce wh yake an investment, you get seats on t board.
flz a reason you get seats on the boa becse y're se b icly wchinthe cisis th areakin aakin se theyre folwing goo corpate gernae and otecng t iestmt youe made. i've actually sat on a number of different corporate boards, including some financial institutions and i understand that even if you're not involved tay toay opatio, ithatoard wk thaalso becos ve imptant so he pbablas getng pd r th brd invveme tt he w connuin taintn while he was still running the olympics, that's my reading from all of the stories tt i've seenn the paper. >>avin him say slacknd ite day ornd ornd er ain all ohose netwkinteiews ias dng nothg, thinhen s him gettg pa forefinitely doing something. >> but rachel, as someone who sat on a ard, it's interesting bod members tbeood boa meers d we get td thi b mageme allhe me, tre's
arighine bween wt nagent ds an a boa do. buwhatoard does ver important, frankly not only to the governance of the company, the direction they are taking and major decisns ty are taki. ev thoh y mayote inlvedn tayo d nagent obain orhe coanieyou disssed befe i caonou'r cerinly e major decisions that are taking plac so i think it's somewt disienuo to ye wa't invoed ihe i ackwledng het do brdork as resu of hnvolment o beha of in's invement >> snnon o'brn, the 22 democratic massachusetts gubernatorial nominee who ran against mitt romney. thanks for your inght. thisabbihole iset deer t yove helds figeut some >>ne othe fmer partners, ed conard is gng to be chris
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